Feminist Leadership Summit: Elect Her Training

Saturday, March 3, 2018
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Memorial Union Building
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The 2018 UNH Elect Her committee is excited to announce that nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 Elect Her – UNH Training. Research shows that engaging women in politics in college is key to increasing the number of women in public office. More than 56% of Congresswomen got their start in student government. Elect Her addresses the need to expand the pipeline to women running for office.

 Elect Her is a one-day, 4.5 hour training.  Participants will practice hands-on campaign skills, hear from inspiring local speakers, and discuss research on women in government.  The Elect Her training proves to create change and leave a lasting impact with participants as 90% of the 2016 participants who ran for student government president won, and 100% of participants reported that they would recommend Elect Her to a friend!

 When: Saturday March 3rd, 2018 @ 10:30-3:00 p.m.

Where: Memorial Union Building, Room 158

 What do I need to do to attend the UNH Elect Her* Training?

If you are interested in attending Elect Her, please fill out the online applicationThe deadline to apply is Friday, February 16th, 2018. Selected individuals will be notified of their admittance to the Elect Her Training on Wednesday, February 21st, 2018.

For more information, contact Julia Pond, Assistant Coordinator of the Women's Studies Program, at Julia.pond@unh.edu

*Elect Her is a daylong training on how to run for student government that focuses on women’s leadership and welcomes all students. Elect Her seeks to create learning environments that foster and promote a culture of respect for people across identities. We welcome and embrace intersections of identity, including gender expression and identity, sex, sexuality, race, ethnicity, national origin, first language, ability, and age.  "W_Cs";"C_E_Ds"

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